Soledad Lowe is an FGA Gemologist, Jewelry Designer and Jeweler. Born in Argentina and raised in Sweden, she gained knowledge and experience from her father, a sculptor and lapidary expert.
She started her career at some of the world’s leading auction houses. Soledad worked for Christie’s Jewelry Department in London and New York, as well as Bukowskis Auction House and Stockholm Auktionsverk in Stockholm, Sweden, where she regularly gave lectures in Gemology and Jewelry History. She also worked for the Swedish Court Jeweler W.A. Bolin.
Soledad was later named Head Designer at the Japanese jewelry firm Yuri Ichihashi and then founded her own gallery Objets du Desir, in New York City. At her Gallery she showcased her own collections and exhibited other artists.
The pieces were widely featured in several magazines, music videos and movies. In addition to her jewelry, she also expanded her entrepreneurial interests as a co-owner of an award nominating Stockholm based shoe brand.
Soledad studied at Stockholm University, Gemology in London and Jewelry Design at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City where she graduated with honors and won the American Facet Award.
Her new Jewelry Brand launched in November 2016.